Chandigarh Group of Colleges, Jhanjeri is to host war of Pride, a World Wrestling Professionals Competition at its campus with the theme Stay fit & healthy a step towards attainment of Nasha Mukti, a Drug Free Society . The event will be held on 10th of February 2018 from 5 PM onwards. World’s top ranking male & female wrestlers including Black Widow, Zelda, Bobby Lashley, Carlito Renders, Mr Wrestler, Nightmare and Tiger Rapta will partic ipate in this competition. The event is likely to be glorified by Navjot Singh Sidhu Minister of Local Government, Tourism, Cultural Affairs, Archives and Museums, Government of Punjab, Govind Thakur, Minister for Forest, Transport, Youth Services and Sports, Government of HP, Govind Thakur, Minister for Forest, Transport, Youth Services and Sports, Government of HP, and other leading personalities . Renowned Bollywood singers & dancers are will also add glamour to this function.
Rashpal Singh Dhaliwal President CGC said that wrestling in India has been a popular sport from the ancient times. It is considered as a prestigious event in the Olympic Games. Tiger Jeet Singh is a professional wrestler born in India. The Great Khali is an Indian professional wrestler and power lifter. He became World Heavyweight Champion in 2007. Mahabali Shera is an Indian Pro Wrestler is currently competing in Total Nonstop Action Wrestling. According to him India has 2nd largest viewership of Pro Wrestling in the World.
About World Wrestling Professionals (WWP)
World Wrestling Professionals (WWP) is a South African organization created in 2002 for the promotion of professional wrestling. The promotion was televised internationally in 2009. WWP is heavily influenced by American Mainstream Wrestling. It was formed with the goal of taking African wrestling to another level and it has now grown to be the No. 1 Wrestling Federation in South Africa.. The WWP moved on to India to film a Weekly show on colors TV called 100% De Dana Dan, which established the WWP Brand in the Middle East. The WWP Branded Show WWP G-Force was then filmed and distributed to various networks. In 2010, Indian Pro Wrestling (IPW) was formed with the basic objective of promoting Indian wrestling talents. IPW offers a complete training centre with international standards. They plan to open up academies and groom & breed the world beaters from the country in Professional Wrestling competitions with the philosophy & belief that with 1.3 billion people, India has a massive potential to produce pro-wrestling heroes. Indian Pro wrestling (IPW) is going to provide platform for Indian talent to compete with the world renowned wrestlers. The main objective of IPW’s promoters Ms. Angelium Kaur, Tiger Rapta, KD Gujjar & Ashwani Kumar is to launch IPW on National & International platforms.